Lilly R. Chester

Lilly R. Chester

March 23, 1924 - May 21, 2021
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    Monday, May 24th, 2021 | 3:00pm
    Monday, May 24th, 2021 3:00pm
    Arlington Chizuk Amuno Cemetery
    4450 N. Rogers Ave.
    Baltimore, MD 21215
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Donations are being accepted for:
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW, Washington, DC 20024


Lilly R. Chester (nee Rochman), Holocaust survivor, 97, of Baltimore, MD, passed away on Friday, May 21st, 2021. She is survived by her cherished daughters, Gitelle Cardin and Annette (Marc) Posner; grandchildren, Daniel Posner (Rebecca Weinstein) and Katie Posner; great-granddaughter, Leah Posner; and nephews, Mark Iwry (Daryl Lander) and Jonathan Iwry. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Eugene S. Chester; and parents, Gustava and Mordechai Rochman.

Lilly will be remembered for how much she cared about people. She was incredibly giving and contributed to a wide variety of charities. However, Lilly's most important cause - and the one she gave to the most - was her family.

Services at Arlington Chizuk Amuno Cemetery - N. Rogers Ave. on Monday, May 24th, 2021 at 3:00 pm. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW, Washington, DC 20024.
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Ann Wilner

Posted at 11:50am
Annette, Ronnie, and family,
Condolences on the loss of your Mother. Thinking of you at this sad time. I remember her beauty and her kindness.

Ronnie Book & Family

Posted at 10:05am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. We will miss her.

Richard Bloom

Posted at 09:59am
Dear Annette and Family, please accept condolences,
Nancy and Richard Bloom

Patty and Bob Anbinder

Posted at 08:48am
We are sorry for your loss.

Wendy Berkow

Posted at 07:00am
Dear Mark, Annette, and Family, Please accept myy deepest, sympathy to you on the loss of your beloved, Mother - in - law, Mother, Grandmother. As a Holocaust survivor, she deserves special praises...

Sandy Krome Cohen

Posted at 06:01am
Annette, I am sorry for your loss. Hold on to the loving memories of her to give to you strength during this difficult time and always. May her memory be for a blessing.

Jennifer Williams

Posted at 04:07pm
I am sorry to hear of your loss. I know you must have many wonderful memories to comfort you. Bill joins me in sending our condolences. Fondly, Jennifer

Beth-Cullen Dzaman

Posted at 12:40pm
Annette and Gitelle, Dan and Katie,

Your mom/grandmother was one of my favorite people to talk with, make that listen to, at your family events. Wishing you comfort in your sadness, with love, Beth


Judy Goldman Schwartz

Posted at 11:11am
Dear Gitelle and Annette,
There are so many warm memories of your mom’s sweet smile and gentle kindness from our days on Sulgrave Ave. that remain with me today. You were blessed to have her for so many years. May you find comfort in the days to come.

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